in National

Fed official still looking at 2015 rate hike

A voting member of the Federal Reserve's policy committee says he believes the economy is on a satisfactory track and an increase in interest rates is likely to be appropriate in either October or December.


in Sports

NFL: Week 5 can’t miss games

Here's five games you'll want to watch in Week 5 of the NFL season.


in Sports

Shaq releases children’s book, wants to be known as ‘Dr. of Fun’

NBA superstar Shaquille O’Neal visits the New York Public Library to discuss his first children’s book “Little Shaq.”


in Entertainment

‘Ant-Man’ sequel and three more Marvel movies are coming

The superhero universe will add three more as of yet unnamed movies by 2020.


in Entertainment

Carlton says there won’t be a ‘Fresh Prince’ reboot

Alfonso Ribeiro is adamant there will never be a TV reboot of "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," because no one can take the place of their "cornerstone" James Avery.


in Sports

Road teams still perfect in MLB postseason

The Kansas City Royals and Toronto Blue Jays finished with the American League's best records during the regular season, but they find themselves trailing in the division series after dropping their openers.


in National

House slams regulators for not catching VW for years

Volkswagen U.S. chief executive blamed "individuals" for cheating on diesel emissions tests as lawmakers attacked environmental regulators for failing to catch the fraud for years.


in Weird

On zomBee watch

While scientists have documented cases of tiny flies infesting honeybees, causing the bees to lurch and stagger around like zombies before they die, researchers don't know the scope of the problem.


in National

Research is beefing up meat with healthy omega-3s

People have long been told they can decrease their risk of heart disease by eating more omega-3 fatty acids, including seafood and walnuts.


in Sports

Blatter appeals FIFA suspension

Sepp Blatter has filed an official appeal against his suspension from soccer by FIFA's ethics committee.


in Lifestyle

(Almost) everyone is on social media these days

Social media usage among American adults has ballooned in the past decade with about two-thirds now on social networking sites, Pew Research Center says.


in Entertainment

‘Netflix and chill’ is going to cost you a little more

The price increase only affects new customers to the company's "standard" plan, which allows two viewers use a subscription at once.


in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Friday, Oct. 9.


in National

Republicans in chaos as favorite quits House leadership race

Republicans are struggling to fill a leadership void as the front-runner to take control of the House of Representatives quit the race in a surprise announcement that heightened concerns about the party's ability to govern effectively.


in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘A Reasonable Speed’ with Keanu Reeves

This could give the "Fast & Furious" a run for its money.


in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Oct. 9

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 9

A look back at the entertainment headlines that went down in history.


in Entertainment

‘Pan’ taps origins of Peter Pan’s 100-year pop culture adventure

In the century since Scottish author J.M. Barrie created Peter Pan for a stage play then a book, the Neverland universe has inspired movies, books, TV shows, plays, video games and even a pop psychology syndrome describing emotionally immature men.


in Lifestyle

‘Like’ it or not, changes are coming to Facebook

The social network is launching a pilot test of "Reactions," which will allow users to express a range of emotions including love, happiness, anger, and sadness.


in Music

Taylor Swift is taking a break

After seven months on the road the "Shake It Off" singer is ready for some time off.